Family Solicitor

Location
England, Oxfordshire, Banbury
Salary
£30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
08 May 2018
Ref
JH4029
Contact
Jonathan Hoose
Practice area
Children law, Family
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Family Solicitor - Banbury

Family Solicitor - Banbury

My client recently completed a major transformation programme creating a streamlined organisation where you will find lawyers doing law and support providing support. There are a variety of legal and operational roles available within this collaborative and cohesive culture. When you join this firm you will be competitively rewarded, with a strong base salary and an innovative bonus scheme. They aim to foster an environment of choice with clear career development paths, a focus on learning and development and a highly supportive structure.

My client is a highly renowned regional firm known for the high quality work they attract and they are looking to recruit an Executive Lawyer within their Family (Divorce and Finance) team in their Banbury office.

About the Role - Family Solicitor - Banbury

You will be conducting a mixed case load of matrimonial and financial cases. The work which the firm attracts is high value, complex and interesting. You should have at least 2 years PQE handling your own case load of family matters. Please note that this is a minimum PQE requirment for the role. Applicants with higher levels of PQE will be paid a salary which reflects this and be given a case load which is suited to their level of experience.

About you

In order to be successful you must be qualified in the area of practice (either as a solicitor, or a Legal Executive). You must have a robust knowledge of the legal services industry along with experience of case management and managing a portfolio. You will be accountable for organising your own workload and make independent decisions relating to the area of your responsibility. You will manage higher fee earning targets to contribute to the fee earning potential for your practise area you must be able to communicate effectively on every level; you are on the front line of customer communications and must set the example to other staff in the delivery of exceptional customer service. To be successful in this role you must be able to work independently and be self motivated, but also work well in a team in order for practise area goals to be met. You must be able to build strong working relationships both internally and externally.

What's in return?

This well renowned regional firm in the South East and Midlands has a comprehensive reward package which includes a competitive market rate salary, pension, individual and firm wide bonus, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays and a wellbeing day. The firm is an Investors in People Gold firm which they have achieved through their ongoing training and development programme and excellent working environment, benefits and work-life balance.

Family Solicitor - Banbury

The firm are short-listing applications as they are received so apply today for immediate consideration for interview.

Please contact Jonathan Hoose, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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